|Cat-eLog Data Sheet|
|Scientific Name||Hypostomus hermanni (Ihering, 1905)|
|Common Names||LDA009, Hermanns Pleco
L233, Hermanns Sugemalle (Denmark)
|Type Locality||Rio Piracicaba [Salto do Piracicaba, Piracicaba city], São Paulo, Brazil.|
|Pronunciation||hi POSS tow muss|
|Etymology||Greek, hypo = under + Greek, stoma = mouth.|
|Size||240mm or 9.4" SL. Find near, nearer or same sized spp.|
|Identification||A large spotted species. It was thought that L224 was the juvenile form and L233 is the adult but L224 proved to be a different species when Adult. L233 is however also LDA09, long thought to be H. mutucae, but that species has small spots on the head.|
|Distribution||South America: Tietê River basin.
La Plata, Paraná, Paraguay, Upper Paraguay, Cuiabá (click on these areas to find other species found there)
La Plata, Paraná, Upper Paraná, Tietê, Piracicaba (São Paulo) (click on these areas to find other species found there)
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|IUCN Red List Category||Not Evaluated|
|Breeding Reports||There is no breeding report.|
|Reference||Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Series 7) v. 15 (no. 90) (art. 75), pp 560.|
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|Last Update||2022 Jan 19 10:52 (species record created: 2002 Apr 06 00:00)|